Today – a Tube strike in London. I decided to take the day off, have a duvet day.
- Stroll round the locality
- Do a bit of personal admin… 284 more words
Is there a town, city or even village where street fundraisers are not in evidence? The other day I’d walked less than a couple of hundred yards and been accosted four times. 411 more words
I answered my telephone and somebody said “Hi, I’m Josh how are you today?” Being an Englishman in late middle-age my automatic, but unspoken, response was “Who the f**k is Josh and what’s my day got to do with you.” As my new best pal Josh launched into his sales spiel for something or other he started to address me using my first name, and not even my full first name, but the abbreviation of it. 858 more words
Shine’s Fundraising and Communication Manager, Tom Scott (pictured) speaks about the issue of chuggers, after recent news reports regarding shoppers’ complaints about charity fundraising in Croydon town centre have sparked new measures to restrict their activities. 86 more words
Iona Pannet has a name as a bit of a Watermelon in Wellington council so its somewhat strange that she would comment as she did and imply Greenpeace collectors were harassing passers by in Wellington streets. 290 more words